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Q: What is the last day to register?

A: The last day to register to vote in any specific election is 30 days before that election. You can click HERE to register to vote.  ** If you moved here from out of state, you can still register with an out of state drivers license but it must be by mail (not online). However, you can not actually VOTE with an out of state drivers license. You will need a passport or a TN drivers license when you arrive at the polls.

Q: When does early voting start?

A: Early voting for most elections begins 20 days before the election and ends 5 days before the election. We strongly encourage early voting to minimize wait time!

Q: Where can I early vote?

A: There are several early voting locations across the county. The times vary by location. Williamson County voters can cast their ballot at any location. Click HERE to find a location. Times vary by early voting location. All locations are closed on Sundays.

Q: Who qualifies for an absentee ballot? 

A: In Tennessee, absentee ballots require approved excuses. Excuses include age, illness, travel for the entire early voting and election day, attending college outside of your county, caring for a loved one, jury duty, etc. Click HERE for a detailed list.

Q: How do I request an absentee ballot?

A:  . Click HERE  for an absentee form. Print and complete the form, then send it to the Williamson County Election Commission office. (1320 West Main Street Suite 140 Franklin, TN 37064)

Q: Is there a place I can drop off my ballot?

A: No. In Tennessee, an absentee ballot must be mailed. It can be delivered by USPS, UPS, or FedEx. If you send it via USPS, you must use two stamps to ensure delivery.

Q: How do I track my absentee ballot?

A: You can track your absentee ballot HERE. Enter your voter information and it will let you track it.

Q: What if my ballot isn’t received or I never mailed it in? Can I vote in person?

A: If you requested a ballot and it never made it back to the election commission, you cannot vote on the machines. However, you can request a provisional ballot at a polling place. Provisional ballots will be counted!

Q: Where do I vote on election day ?

A: In Williamson County, at all the locations! Polls are open from 7 am - 7 pm. FIND A POLLING PLACE

Q: What forms of ID do I need ?

A: Any of the following IDs may be used, even if expired:

  • Tennessee driver license with your photo
  • United States Passport
  • Photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security
  • Photo ID issued by the federal or Tennessee state government
  • United States Military photo ID
  • Tennessee handgun carry permit with your photo** College IDs are NOT accepted


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